Travel-Learn Program

Tufts Travel-Learn Program

Alumni, Family and Friends - Travel to extraordinary places with exceptional people

 

Expand the reaches of your education with the Tufts Travel Learn Program's exceptional journeys. Engage in stimulating discussions about history and current events, experience local culture, and explore some of our world’s most impressive destinations. Crafted by leading travel partners our Travel-Learn journeys are open to alumni, family, and friends.

Remaining 2014 and Upcoming 2015 Destinations

 

For more information please contact: Usha Nand Sellers Ed. D. Director,

Tufts Travel-Learn Program at usha.sellers@tufts.edu or (617) 627-5323

2014 Remaining Destinations

 

Tuscany Rediscovered

(With Faculty Host, Professor Zeina Hakim)

September 17 - 25, 2014

“Exploring the Tuscan countryside, culture and food with fellow Tufts alumni was amazing”

Together we will experience the charm and romance of Tuscany from our base in Colle di Val d’Elsa.

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*Black Sea Serenade

September 21 - October 2, 2014

Discover a treasure of historic gems in the countries clustered around the Black Sea, including Bulgaria, Romania, Russia and Turkey.

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*Call for recent itinerary changes.

 

Legendary Turkey

(With Faculty Host, Professor John Fyler)

October 14 - 28, 2014

“The trip was indeed unique and so greatly appreciated”

Turkey is ours to discover, as we begin our travels in Istanbul, and visit Troy, Pergamum, Ephesus, and Antalya.

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Cruising the Canary Islands and Morocco

(With Faculty Host, Professor Eulogio Guzman)

November 7 - 15, 2014

Join us and cruise from the coast of Morocco to the sun-washed Canary Islands.

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Sicily & the Amalfi Coast

(With Faculty Host, Professor Carol Wilkinson)

November 7 - 16, 2014

“Very much enjoyed this trip - Saw and learned a lot about Sicily.”

Join us to visit Sicily and its natural beauty, impressive man-made creations, fascinating culture, and vast history.

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2015 Destinations

 

Expedition to Antarctica 

Featuring Guest Speaker 

Admiral James Stavridis, USN (Ret.) 

Dean of the Fletcher School 

(With Faculty Host, Professor Daniel Drezner)

January 26 - February 8, 2015 (Wait List Only)

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Sailing the Windward Islands

January 31 - February 7, 2015

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Peru - Featuring Machu Picchu

February 5 - 13, 2015

“AMAZING! experience of finally seeing the ‘wonders’ that Peru has to offer! TRIP OF A LIFETIME!”

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Panama Canal & Costa Rica

(With Faculty Host, Professor David Gute)

March 12 - 20, 2015 (Wait List Only)

Alternate Dates: January 27 - February 04, 2015 

“The travel experience was interesting and seamless”

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  Southern Africa & Chobe River Cruise

March 17 - 28, 2015

“Professionally operated; friendly, helpful people from tour guides to locals.”

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Iceland Getaway

March 26 - 30, 2015

“To be completely surrounded by the beautiful nature Iceland has to offer was breathtaking.”

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Bali to Bangkok, Including the Oriental Express

April 11 - 24, 2015

“For me the Tufts travel experience was above and beyond my expectation.”

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European Coastal Cruise

With Dwight David Eisenhower II

April 23 - May 1, 2015

“Well organized and educational tour that left us eager to do more travelling!”

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Holland & Belgium - River Cruise

May 1 - 9, 2015 (Wait List Only)

Alternate Dates: April 3 -11, 2015

“Very positive experience! Made me proud to be a Tuftonian!”

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Mediterranean Cruise: Lisbon to Rome

May 16 - 31, 2015

“If any Tufts Graduate has not yet done a Tufts-sponsored trip they should begin immediately!”

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Baltic Sea Cruise

With Lech Walesa & Sergei Khrushchev

June 4 - 13, 2015

“I saw places that I never thought I would see in my lifetime.”

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Adriatic Cruise: Venice to Athens

June 15 - 23, 2015

“Great cities…gorgeous coastline, very convivial local people”

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Alaska and the Inside Passage Cruise

July 18 - 25, 2015

“It was a trip of luxury, relaxation, learning; A trip I will never forget.”

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Discover Switzerland

July 29 - August 13, 2015

“Love to travel with Tufts”

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Reykjavik Marathon for Runners and Non-Runners

August 20 - 24, 2015

Full Itinerary Coming Soon!

 

French Countryside

August 28 - September 11, 2015

“Well organized, great people and fantastic tour guides.”

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Portrait of Italy

September 19 - October 5, 2015

“An excellent balance between learning, experiencing, seeing, tasting, and interacting.”

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Greece & Turkey Cruise: Athens to Istanbul

September 28 - October 6, 2015

“This journey would rank as one of my most memorable adventures.”

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Italian Riviera

October 10 - 18, 2015

“I learned a great deal and saw a region of Italy I wouldn’t have seen otherwise.”

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Insider's Japan

October 14 - 26, 2015

“It was a transforming educational experience.”

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Cuba

November 1 - 9, 2015

“Loved the program, can’t stop talking about the experience and what was learned.”

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For more information please contact: Usha Nand Sellers Ed. D. Director,

Tufts Travel-Learn Program at usha.sellers@tufts.edu or (617) 627-5323

*All Dates, Pricing, and Itineraries are tentative and subject to change

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